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last update : 26-10-2018
Symbol CPP1
Location 1p36.3
Name cataract, posterior, polar, congenital type
Other name(s)
  • cataract 6, multiple types
  • Corresponding gene EPHA2
    Other symbol(s) CTPP1, CTRCT6
    Main clinical features
  • sutural component Volkmann type
  • posterior polar cataract is a distinctive opacity located at the back of the lens; because of its proximity to the optical center of the eye, posterior polar cataract can have a marked effect on visual acuity
  • Genetic determination
    Function/system disorder eye
    Type disease